Lepidium sativum L.
Common Name: GARDEN CRESS
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

Lepidium sativum R. W. Smith

An Old World native, collected by C. K. Dodge in the 1890’s as a weed along the streets of Port Huron (St. Clair Co.). The only other Michigan collection is as a probable garden escape along a gravel driveway in Birmingham (Oakland Co.) in 1977.

Locations

Oakland County
St. Clair County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=666.